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    700 West Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
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    650 North Centre City Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
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    2050 East Grand Ave, Escondido, CA 92027
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    2414 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025
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    2240 Bear Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92027
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    1501 E Grand Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027
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    1045 Morning View Drive, Escondido, CA 92026
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    439 W El Norte Parkway, Ste 102, Escondido, CA 92026
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    1333 E GRAND AVENUE, ESCONDIDO, CA 92027
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    1245 Morning View Drive, Escondido, CA 92026
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    115 S. Midway Dr., Escondido, CA 92027
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    1361 W 9Th Ave, Escondido, CA 92029
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    1157 Via Conejo, Escondido, CA 92029
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    660 North Quince Street, Escondido, CA 92025
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    570 East Barham Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078
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    250 North City Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078
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    233 W. San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    850 Village Drive, San Marcos, CA 92078
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    342-358 Pleasant Way, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    353 West San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    432 W. Mission Road -106, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    339-340 Marcos Street, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    422 Los Vallecitos, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    1045 Amorlite Drive, San Marcos, CA 92069
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    240 Las Flores Dr., San Marcos, CA 92069
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Average rent in Escondido, CA

$2,228/mo Escondido, CA average rental price, October 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Escondido, CA is $2,228.

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    Getting around in Escondido, CA

    72 /100
    Very Walkable
    35 /100
    Some Transit
    69 /100
    Bikeable
    Walk Score®: 72, Transit Score®: 35, Bike Score®: 69

    Frequently asked questions

    When were prices and availability in Escondido, CA last updated?

    Prices and availability in Escondido, CA were last updated on 4 Feb 2023.

    What are the best apartments in Escondido, CA?

    The best apartments in Escondido, CA are: Haven 76, Solana at Grand, Grand Regency Apartments, Woodlake and Alta Vista.

    What is the average rent in Escondido, CA?

    The average rent in Escondido, CA is $2,228. Start your search for apartments in Escondido, CA now.

    What is the price range for a studio apartment in Escondido, CA?

    The price range for a studio apartment in Escondido, CA is between $1,637 and $2,480. View all studio apartments in Escondido, CA.

    What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA?

    The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA is between $1,415 and $5,410. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Escondido, CA now.

    What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA?

    The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA is between $1,846 and $5,738. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA.

    What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA?

    The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Escondido, CA is between $2,395 and $5,738. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Escondido, CA.

    What type of rental buildings are in Escondido, CA?

    In Escondido 49% of the housing is rented out compared to 51% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 23% of Escondido’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 51% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 22% are single-family rentals.

    What do typical apartment communities look like in Escondido, CA?

    The average age of rental buildings in Escondido is 38 years old, with 9% being newer apartment buildings completed since 2000. The average height of apartment buildings in the city is 2 stories, of which 64% are garden-style apartment communities, 1% are mid-sized buildings, and none are high-rises. These characteristics describe large-scale apartment communities of 50 apartments or more.

    What apartment floorplans are common in Escondido, CA?

    Rental apartments in Escondido come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 4% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 42% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 46% of all rentals in Escondido. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

    Living in Escondido, CA

    Located in a sunny valley approximately 30 miles north of San Diego, Escondido is a great place to call home in California. This small suburban town is a prime commuter location, but it also has plenty to offer in its own right. Escondido boasts beautiful natural surroundings, including lakes and walking trails, and a sunny climate so renters can enjoy fun outdoor activities year-round. Although the cost of living is slightly higher than the national average, Escondido remains more affordable than other large cities in Southern California. Safe and diverse, this welcoming community benefits from a bustling dining scene, two weekly farmer’s markets and several festivals throughout the year. Escondido offers job opportunities to both blue and white-collar workers, attracting primarily young families and professionals.

    Renting in Escondido, CA

    Escondido comprises more than 30 neighborhoods offering housing for a wide range of budgets. Although the city is one of the oldest in San Diego County, it experienced its most significant growth in the past two decades. A little over half of the available properties were built between the 1970s and 1980s, but some buildings in the Historic downtown area are older. Like many areas in California, the town is predominantly car-dependent, and most of the streets do not have sidewalks. If you are looking for a more walkable location, the best neighborhoods to rent in are Central Escondido, Midway and Kit Carson. Landlords typically require a security deposit with a maximum amount equivalent to up to two times the rent for an unfurnished apartment and up to three times the amount of the rent in a furnished apartment unless otherwise specified in the lease agreement.

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    Escondido, CA demographics

    Escondido, CA has a population of 150,396 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 74,838 of Escondido’s residents are women and 75,558 are men. The median age of those who live in Escondido, CA is 35.1.

    Shopping in Escondido, CA

    Downtown Escondido offers plenty of shopping opportunities, with unique boutiques, vintage shops and gift stores. In addition, the Westfield North County shopping mall is home to many big box stores such as Target, JCPenney, Sephora and H&M, to name just a few. Grocery stores are available throughout the town, including several Vons, Albertsons and Aldi locations. Trader Joe's and Vallarta Supermarkets, which specializes in Latin goods and produces, are also available in Escondido for health-conscious rneters. You can find more local and health-oriented food and grocery items by visiting the Sprouts Farmer's Market or the weekly Certified Farmers' Market.

    Escondido, CA households

    • 33,425 Family
      15,299 Non-family
    • 17,475 Children
      31,249 No Children
    • 48,724Total Number of Households
    • 3.04Average People Per Household
    • $65,326Median Household Income

    According to U.S. Census data, there are 48,724 households in Escondido, CA. 33,425 are family households and 15,299 are non-family households. There are 17,475 households with children in Escondido and 31,249 households without children. On average, about 3.04 people live in a household in Escondido, CA.

    Transportation in Escondido, CA

    Escondido is not very walkable, so renters often use their cars to get around or run most errands. For those who don’t have a vehicle, the town offers several public transportation options. For example, the Breeze buses offer multiple routes throughout the North Sand Diego County areas, with bus stops located every few blocks in urban areas. The buses are equipped to accommodate up to two bicycles and up to three wheelchairs. Several bus routes connect with the local train systems. For renters who need to travel further afield to San Diego or the surrounding suburbs, the Sprinter light-rail system travels 22 miles along Highway 78 corridor. It offers connections to the Coaster and Amtrak railroad systems, as well as the Metrolink and Greyhound bus routes. In addition, car rental and ridesharing services are available for those who prefer more convenient methods of transportation.

    Escondido, CA education statistics

    The level of education of the population of Escondido, CA is as follows: 11% have no high school education, 32% completed some high school, 27% partially completed college, 7% have an Associate Degree, 15% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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